Texas State Archives Map Collection
Preliminary Chart no. 31 of the Sea Coast of the United States from Galveston Bay to Matagorda Bay, Texas
|Publisher:||U.S. Coast Survey, 1857.|
|Cartographer:||-- None Listed --|
|Scale:||2 3/4 in. = 5 nau. miles|
|Size:||80 cm x 91 cm|
|Type of Map:||nautical chart|
|Format:||black & white, engraved, lithographed, printed|
|Photo Media:||-- None Listed --|
Preliminary Chart no. 31 of the Sea Coast of the United States from Galveston Bay to Matagorda Bay, Texas Image:
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Shows lakes, bays, islands, points, reefs, breakers, and lighthouses. Soundings are given in feet at mean low water. Notes are given on winds and tides. Long. 94 deg. 00' - 96 deg. 10' Accompaning manuscript material, Notes on the Coast of the United States, Section IX: Coast of Texas, by Captain C.P. Patterson, Hydrographic Inspector, and A.D. Bache, Superintendent, U.S. Coast Survey, 1861, may be found in the A.D. Bache Collection of the Texas State Archives. 3/14/84
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